Academic Catalog

MINE420 MINE ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY

Course Code: 5650420
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 2(2-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Mining Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. NURAY DEMREL
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Classification, causes and prevention of mine accidents. Mine fire, coal and gas explosions. Mine dust and gases. Occupational diseases. First aid and rescue operations. Safety organization and training. Noise, illumination, radiation, diesel emission, and heat in mines. Methane drainage.